Day 9 of the federal election campaign

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FEDERAL ELECTION CAMPAIGN: DAY 9

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WHERE THE LEADERS ARE CAMPAIGNING

* Prime Minister Scott Morrison: Marginal seats in Western Australia

* Labor leader Anthony Albanese: Marginal seats in Queensland

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WHAT THE COALITION WANTS TO TALK ABOUT

* The government's handling of the economy

WHAT LABOR WANTS TO TALK ABOUT

* Assistance to people rebuilding after natural disasters

THE LATEST POLLS

* The coalition is now the election favourite in the betting market, being at $1.85 to win government, while Labor has drifted out to $1.90, according to Sportsbet.

WHAT IS MAKING NEWS:

* Electoral rolls have closed ahead of the poll. The rolls closed at 8pm on Monday.

* Labor has continued to seize on comments about Medicare from Anne Ruston, who will take over as health minister should the coalition win office.

* Scott Morrison has admitted he misspoke during comments about the JobSeeker rate, but did not comment on whether he was out of touch.

* The coalition's David Littleproud and Labor's Julie Collins will face off in an agriculture debate at the National Press Club.

THEY SAID WHAT?

"Other payments we have that people get access to, whether that be in income support in the JobSeeker payment that we increased from $40 a week to $46 a week."

- Scott Morrison on the JobSeeker payment. The real rate is $46 a day.

"It's always tough for Labor to win from opposition ... but we also know our obligation to get there, to climb that mountain."

- Anthony Albanese on the latest polls.

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